In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny' by Daisy Dunn publishes in paperback
In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny is the latest book by our alumna, Daisy Dunn (Classics, 2005). It publishes in paperback on 18 June 2019. Blackwell's Oxford is hosting a day-time talk with Daisy about her new book on Tuesday 25th June 2019 at 3pm. Find out more.
‘It is a story…retold with vivid flair…Dunn knits [the two Plinys’] lives together well and analyses the influence that they would have later on scholars from the Italian Renaissance to the English Romantic poets’ – The Times